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1. How They Made Abbas the Enemy of Peace
(News Room/Op Ed - 2018)
... and a solution to the refugee problem based on the Arab Peace Initiative. The forum decided to meet with the presidents of each state to present its program.   We met with Abbas last week, t...

... in hopes of transforming what it has learned into tangible steps to end a stalemate that has frustrated even presidents with more experience in the region.   The prospects for peace are caug...

...aders attended this year’s summit, far more than at the 2016 summit in Mauritania, which many kings and presidents skipped for personal or political reasons.   Syria, which has been sus...

..., are two Republicans: Walter Jones (R-NC) and John Duncan, Jr (R-TN).   "For decades, American presidents and Israeli prime ministers of all political parties have publicly supported an...

5. America Must Recognize Palestine
(News Room/Op Ed - 2016)
...nced that the United States can still shape the future of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict before a change in presidents, but time is very short. The simple but vital step this administration must tak...

... ceremony of the Oslo Accord on the White House lawn in 1993. Since then, the United States has had two other presidents, and at the end of the year, the Clinton family might return to the White House...

7. Amos Oz: Two-States is the only Solution
(News Room/Op Ed - 2012)
...oo: given the demographics, one state from the river to the sea will either be an apartheid state - as former presidents Olmert and Barak have acknowledged – or it will lose its Jewish majority....

...ast few years.   I have been intimately involved in peacemaking efforts over the past 20 years under Presidents George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Obama, and I know that Abbas and Netanyahu c...

... four, that’s a stretch,” Mr. Ross said in an interview.   A Middle East adviser to five presidents, Mr. Ross, 62, is known for his painstaking approach to diplomacy and longstand...

10. A man, a plan
(News Room/Op Ed - 2011)
by David Remnick, the New Yorker 21.3.2011 via New Yorker (click here)   Psychobiography in politics is ordinarily a mug’s game. Sometimes, though, an assessment of inherited traits a

11. Please, Not Again
(News Room/Op Ed - 2010)
...only for this effort to collapse over the issue of settlements, Mr Obama is in danger of concluding like many presidents before him that Arab-Israeli diplomacy is a Sisyphean distraction. But giving u...

12. Why Israel Doesn't Care About Peace
(News Room/Op Ed - 2010)
...his week, 12 apartments. You’re not client. I tell you the truth.”   The truth? As three Presidents, a King and their own Prime Minister gather at The White House to being a fresh...

... Some 30 Jewish leaders from organizations such as AIPAC, the Anti-Defamation League, and the Conference of Presidents of Major Jewish Organizations took part in the Washington meeting, which focuse...

...aton can all work more maturely to harness regional and international support for the diplomatic process than Presidents Bill Clinton or George W. Bush did in their failed attempts. And tenth, th...

...ok like?   Zbigniew Brzezinski, Brent Scowcroft and Samuel Berger, the national security advisers to Presidents Jimmy Carter, Gerald R. Ford, the first President George Bush and President Bil...

...and asked what was on people's minds.   Brent Scowcroft, who served as national security adviser for presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush, spoke up first, according to a senior adminis...

17. Diplomacy 102
(News Room/Op Ed - 2010)
...l have jump-started serious negotiations.   But one of the basic rules of diplomacy is that American presidents never publicly insist on something they aren’t sure of getting — at...

...riend of Israel – thanks to its policies, and thanks to personalities. Some European leaders, including presidents and prime ministers from Italy, Spain, France, Germany, UK and others, show a v...

19. Israelis and Obama
(News Room/Op Ed - 2009)
...hich were proposed by President Clinton in early 2000.   Rather, the conflict continues because U.S. presidents — and to a far greater extent, members of the U.S. Congress, who depend e...

20. Free Marriage Counseling
(News Room/Op Ed - 2009)
...r the last 40 years, a succession of Israeli governments has misled, manipulated or persuaded naïve U.S. presidents that since Israel was negotiating to give up significant territory, there was n...

...dent Jimmy Carter; former Secretary of State and Treasury James A. Baker; former National Security Adviser to Presidents Ford and George H.W. Bush General Brent Scowcroft; and former National Security...

...mong six conditions for lasting Israeli-Palestinian peace in a call Tuesday with members of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations. To view full article please click he...

...licly disagreeing with Israel. His response to Malcolm Hoenlein, executive vice chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, was firm. To Hoenlein’s suggestio...

24. A Guide to Israeli Settlements
(News Room/Op Ed - 2009)
...ed to "create facts." Obama doesn't want construction to preempt negotiations. Unlike most previous presidents, he is insisting that American opposition to settlements is more than mere word...

25. World Watches for U.S. Shift on Mideast
(News Room/News - 2009)
...ady light years ahead of the average elected American politician.” Mr. Obama’s predecessors, Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, came of age politically with the American-Isra...

26. George Mitchell's Pointless Trip
(News Room/Op Ed - 2009)
...;t begun to understand that no American president ever would or should do as Arab leaders wish. Past American presidents have leaned on Israelis as well as Arabs to make concessions, and I’m sur...

27. This Is Not a Test
(News Room/Op Ed - 2009)
...; in three key ways. First, in the old days, Henry Kissinger could fly to three capitals, meet three kings, presidents or prime ministers and strike a deal that could hold. No more. Today a peacemak...

...a lasting peace in the region. As intractable as the Middle East’s problems may seem – and many Presidents, including my husband, have spent years trying to help work out a resolution &n...

29. The Gaza Boomerang
(News Room/Op Ed - 2009)
...tor for the United States, suggests in his excellent new book, “The Much Too Promised Land,” that presidents should offer Israel “love, but tough love.” So, Mr. Obama, find y...

The Associated Press Date: 22.12.08 MOSCOW: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday discussed ways to cooperate on Middle East peace. Medvedev said Russ

31. What Obama Needs to Do First
(News Room/Op Ed - 2008)
...rday.) This whole business of attacking soldiers is hard for an American to fathom. In the 1950s and 1960s, Presidents Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Johnson all had to send in troops to break the back of...

32. Four crises on Obama's horizon
(News Room/Op Ed - 2008)
... Why not start with the issue closest to home, with Israel's upcoming February 11 election? Recent American presidents have had a decidedly mixed record of intervention in Israeli elections. Preside...

...e is widespread apprehension that he will be more sympathetic to Palestinian interests than previous American presidents. His rival, presumptive Republican nominee John McCain, is better known here an...

...e establishment of a Palestinian state. Furthermore, he said peace required economic development. The two presidents had signed earlier today an agreement for the establishment of an industrial zo...

35. GI Director General moderates YPO event in Jerusalem
(Events/Joint Activities - 2008)
...nbsp; On Monday, May 19th, Geneva Initiative Director General Gadi Baltiansky moderated a Young Presidents' Organization event on the prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace, held at the...

...Israel, Ehud Olmert, arrived at a Jerusalem ballroom in February to address the grandees of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, he was pugnacious, as is customary, but...

37. American Intervention Now
(News Room/Op Ed - 2008)
...ush does not intend to behave like a lame duck. We can hope that he will follow in the footsteps of the three presidents who preceded him: Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton, who did not...

...lize our people against them." Yoffie also criticized Malcolm Hoenlein, the head of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, for expressing concerns at a press conf...

...s routinely heard from the organized Jewish community are coming from groups such as AIPAC, the Conference of Presidents, or the World Jewish Congress (WJC), which participants say are relatively hawk...

40. An American headquarters for peace
(News Room/Op Ed - 2008)
... be the last month of Bush's term in office, and, to judge by recent history, this is the month that American presidents allow themselves to push for a bold move in Israeli-Arab peacemaking. This w...

41. ush must dispense bitter pills for peace
(News Room/Op Ed - 2008)
...at demands action from the president, not just more words. The writer is the author of Second Chance: Three Presidents and the Crisis of American Superpower     ...

42. Bush’s Best Hope
(News Room/Op Ed - 2007)
By Roger Cohen, The New York Times, 26.11.07 The Palestinians are the cause of exiting and ex-presidents. There’s no electoral payback in supporting them. Jews and Israel-loving evangelicals dwa

43. Annapolis and a history of abject failure
(News Room/Op Ed - 2007)
...ut a deal. The US president George W. Bush wants to show his Middle East policy has not been a disaster. Like Presidents Carter and Clinton before him, he wants his place in history. The moderate Arab...

44. Washington reassessing its role
(News Room/Op Ed - 2007)
...inton, had weakened the power of the presidency through repeated, failed efforts at peace. Bush assessed that presidents have only so much political capital to spend and from the outset he had other p...

...ubscribers’ inboxes beginning next week. It aims to take on Daily Alert, published by the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations and prepared by a right-wing think tank ...

46. Abbas praises Swiss peace plan
(News Room/News - 2007)
...backing. While the initiative has been widely dismissed as dormant, if not dead, the Palestinian and Swiss presidents indicated Thursday that they were looking to find a way of reviving it. &quo...

47. Wagged by the military tail
(News Room/Op Ed - 2007)
...lomat, who was a senior partner in 1701, is being kept confidential. Hertz is a member of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, the chairman of CAMERA (The Committee f...

48. Talking About Israel
(News Room/Op Ed - 2007)
...illed, and 141 were minors. For more than half a century, the U.S. was an honest broker in the Middle East. Presidents Harry Truman, Lyndon Johnson and Ronald Reagan were warmer to Israel and Dwight...

...e, the “work is still not completed,” the “ongoing crisis” has failed eleven American presidents and thirty American congresses, and incumbent President George W. Bush’s ...

...quot;Yes" by Olmert would constitute a political lifesaver. By merely inviting to the Knesset three Arab presidents (Assad, Mubarak and Abbas,) two kings (Jordan's Abdullah and Saudi Arabia's Abd...

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